TheMeatSite.com - TheMeatSite.com - news, features and articles for the meat processing industry

Meat Industry News By Category: Government and Regulatory

01 May 2015
European Commission to End Pig Meat Private Storage
EU - EU countries have backed a European Commission move to close Private Storage Aid for pig meat....
Northern Ireland Minister Visits China to Further Pork Relationship
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - Following a successful visit by Chinese inspectors to the UK, a Northern Ireland government minister...
USDA Finds Salmonella Falls in Poultry Meat Plants
US - Test results from the USDA show reductions in the prevalence of Salmonella in chicken plants and another zero-positive...
29 April 2015
Urgent Need to Find Solutions in Farm Trade Talks
GLOBAL - A plea has been sent out to nations in the World Trade Organization to step up efforts to their differences on key...
Red Tape Must be Removed for Trade Talks Success
EU - During the ninth round of negotiations between the US and EU on a potential free trade agreement, european agricultural...
28 April 2015
Arrests Across EU in Horse Meat Fraud Raids
EU - A total of 26 arrests have been made and €37,000 have been seized in an international raid against horse meat fraud...
Quality Meat Scotland Secures €1.2 million European Grant
SCOTLAND - The Scottish red meat industry is set to benefit from a €1.2 million (£861,000) grant secured from the European...
Livestock Identification and Recording Vital for Food Security
AFRICA – Sub-Saharan African countries have adopted a declaration on animal identification and recording, a move that is...
Chinese Inspectors Visit Northern Ireland Pork Processors
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - Chinese veterinary authorities are to visit Northern Ireland as part of moves to open up the market...
27 April 2015
European Court Rules Laws on Animal Welfare in Transport Apply Beyond EU Borders
EU - The EU's laws of the welfare of pigs, cattle, sheep, goats and horses during transportation should also apply when they...
Scottish Farming Union Sees GM Feed Proposals as Unworkable
SCOTLAND, UK - European proposals to re-nationalise policy on the use of animal feed containing GM are unworkable and could...
24 April 2015
Officials Rally to Reverse Poultry Ban
AUSTRALIA – Australian farm ministers are in talks with Papua New Guinea to lift a recently imposed ban on uncooked poultry...
23 April 2015
Pork Private Storage Runs Out of Steam
EU - By the first week of April, applications for private storage aid for pig meat in the European Union, which was launched...
Australian Farmers Want Trade Deal to Centre on Agriculture
AUSTRALIA – Trans-Pacific Partnership (TTP) negotiations should be seeking “ambitious outcomes”, placing farming at...
22 April 2015
Union Raises Concerns over Meat Inspector Shortage in Quebec
CANADA - Every federal meat inspection team in the province of Quebec is working shorthanded, according to a survey by the...
21 April 2015
Germany Focuses on Farm Animal Welfare
GERMANY - The German agriculture department has launched a new initiative to make animal welfare a high priority....
Indian Buffalo Meat Companies Inspected for Expor
RUSSIA - Russian veterinary inspectors are visiting India this week to assess meat plants interested in exporting buffalo...
Meat Industry Urged to Focus on Positivity, Efficiency and Opportunities
UK - The Scottish red meat industry has been through a period of challenge and change but the signals are now encouraging...
20 April 2015
New Replacement for 'Freedom Food' Label
UK - The new RSPCA Assured label will replace 'Freedom Food' from next month, giving members greater value, according to...
Food Safety Body Recommends Heating Raw Milk
FINLAND - Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira has called for raw milk only to be used in cooked products, because of the...
 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10 

News By Advertiser

News By Country

News By Category


Our Sponsors

Partners